Which is the African Powerhouse, Nigeria or South Africa?

From Africa in Transition Wed Feb 6 2013, 12:54:22

South Africa is usually regarded as Africa's economic powerhouse, but international commentators increasingly talk about Nigeria displacing it. Simukai Tinhu...

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